Toronto Mayor Rob Ford finally admitted he “probably” smoked crack cocaine at a press conference on Tuesday, excusing his behaviour by saying “I was in a drunken stupor at the time.”
Watchdog says protection services are too often 'manifestly and palpably weak'
England’s second city singled out as a 'national disgrace' over failure
Only 2% of child witnesses receive professional guidance during criminal proceedings, according to the children's charity
No new legislation needed as it was 'already clear that suspicions should be reported'
Hundreds of children seeking sanctuary in Britain have been held in detention despite repeated government claims that the practice has ended.
The Diocese of York is to open files on deceased members of its clergy dating back more than six decades as part of an investigation into alleged cases of child abuse, it was reported.
TV viewers have lodged around 400 complaints about documentary-style spoof
One posted Facebook comments that he wanted to 'F*** up a paedophile' and the other Googled a case
The modern-day perils of using the internet while serving on a jury were all too evident today as two former jurors were brought before the High Court.
Language matters. It's time we reframing the conversation around domestic and sexual abuse to stop blaming victims
The Archbishop of Canterbury calls for a 'complete change of culture' in the Church
Maria Miller is attempting to take credit for measures started elsewhere
Computer experts are to track down and block online child abuse images in an attempt to reverse the spread of sites used by paedophile groups, the Government announced today.
Necrophilia and bestiality are illegal but pornography depicting rape scenes is not
Internet giant pledges global funding to help charities find and remove exploitative images